Bryn Mawr College

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Education A. S. Byatt
Antonia Drabble (later ASB ) attended Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania.
Kelly, Kathleen Coyne. A.S. Byatt. Twayne, 1996.
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Education H. D.
H. D. attended Bryn Mawr College in BrynMawr, Pennsylvania, for a year. One of her classmates was the poet Marianne Moore .
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
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“Contemporary Authors”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Centre-LRC.
Education Marianne Moore
MM attended the Metzger Institute, the private girls' school where her mother was a teacher,
Moore, Marianne. The Selected Letters of Marianne Moore. Costello, Bonnie, Celeste Goodridge, and Cristanne MillerEditors , Knopf, 1997.
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then took her BA in 1908 at a women's college, Bryn Mawr in Pennsylvania. She followed that with...
Education Ray Strachey
Ray Costelloe (later RS ) attended Bryn Mawr in Pennsylvania.
Strachey, Barbara. Remarkable Relations: The Story of the Pearsall Smith Women. Universe Books, 1980.
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Employer Adrienne Rich
AR was Lucy Martin Donnelly Fellow at Bryn Mawr College .
Contemporary Authors: New Revision Series. Gale Research, 1981.
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Family and Intimate relationships Gertrude Stein
But Stein was deeply conflicted about her sexuality; she was attracted to women. Becoming friendly with a group from Bryn Mawr College , she met and fell in love with May Bookstaver in 1900, and...
Health H. D.
Both HD's horror over the war and her rejection by Dowding were factors in this collapse, though she had a history of mental breakdowns going back to her college days. This latest breakdown came when...
Material Conditions of Writing Marianne Moore
MM 's earliest publication appeared while she was still a student at Bryn Mawr : the short story Yorrocks in the college magazine Tipyn O'Bob.
Molesworth, Charles. Marianne Moore: A Literary Life. Atheneum, 1990.
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Occupation Elizabeth Bowen
EB held the Lucy Martin Donnelly Fellowship at Bryn Mawr.
Glendinning, Victoria. Elizabeth Bowen. Alfred A. Knopf, 1978.
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Occupation Sarah Grand
SG 's tour lasted four months, during which time she lectured at the women's institutions of higher education Barnard College in New York and Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, as well as in San...
Occupation Mary Lavin
At home she lectured to the English Society at University College , Dublin, providing, from the point of view of budding writers, an invaluable supplement to the degree course in English Literature.
Kilroy, Thomas, Elizabeth Walsh Peavoy, Mary Lavin, and Elizabeth Walsh Peavoy. “Foreword”. In a Café, Town House, 1995, p. vii - x.
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While in...
Occupation Gertrude Stein
On October 24 1934 she was greeted with effusive press coverage in New York.
Hobhouse, Janet. Everybody Who was Anybody: A Biography of Gertrude Stein. Doubleday, 1975.
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At Columbia University she had been expected to give four lectures to audiences of approximately two hundred each. However...

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1836
Mount Holyoke Female Seminary (later Mount Holyoke College) was founded at South Hadley, Maryland, by Mary Lyon : the first post-secondary educational institution for women in the USA.